Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A Greek dish consisting of macaroni, ground lamb, grated cheese, and tomatoes topped with a béchamel sauce.
- ‘They also sell homemade spanikopita which you can take home and bake in about 15 minutes; tyropita, a feta-filled phyllo pie; and pastitsio, full of eggplant.’
From modern Greek, literally ‘hodgepodge’.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.